celebrates 250 years in 2021!
Join the celebration.
Salem Band, established in 1771, is the oldest,
continuous mixed wind ensemble in the nation.
250 YEARS OF SALEM BAND!
SEPTEMBER 19, Sunday 3:00 pm in Salem Square (RAIN-DATE: Tuesday, September 21, 6:30 pm)
Official start of Salem Band’s 250th Anniversary with Beethoven Lives!
The music of Beethoven and his contemporaries, Haydn and Mozart, will create a program of beauty, familiarity, and comfort as we explore just how alive Beethoven remains in the hearts and minds of today's music lovers Movements from Symphony No.5, marches, overtures, and of course, Ode to Joy. Season Presenting Sponsor Mercedes-Benz of Winston-Salem. This concert is part of the city-wide initiative BTHVN ROCKS WS.
Audience members are encouraged to sit at a distance and wear a mask per Arts Council and Salem Band protocol recommendations